LutherFest 2019

LutherFest 2019

Midland University Private Dining Rooms | 940 E. 9th St. | Fremont, NE
Friday, June 28, 2019 to Sunday, June 30, 201906/28/2019 12:00am 06/28/2019 12:00am LutherFest 2019

Lutherfest is a biennial gathering of alumni who attended Luther Academy and/or Luther College, formerly in Wahoo, Nebraska. Attendees gather for three days to worship and reminisce. Many Luther alumni participate in volunteer roles throughout the weekend which begins in Fremont on the Midland University campus and includes reunions, Swedish Smorgasbord, and worship at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Wahoo. If you have any questions, please contact Kristen Drake at 402-941-6055 or email alumni@midlandu.edu.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

Friday, June 28th
  • 4:00-5:30 pm — Registration
  • 5:30 pm — Buffet Supper
  • 7:00 pm — Welcome & Devotions
  • 7:30 pm — Sing-a-long
  • 8:15 pm — Class reunions/Open Time
Saturday, June 29th
  • 8:30 am — Registration Continues & Continental Breakfast
  • 9:30 am — Morning Sing-a-long
  • 10:00-11:15 am — Generational IQ with Sunni Richardson
  • 11:15 am-12:00 pm — Open Time
  • 12:00 noon — Luncheon
  • 1:30 pm — History of LutherFest
  • 2:00-2:30 pm — Honors program update
  • 2:30-3:00 pm — Special Interest Session with President Jody Horner & former Midland President Dr. Carl Hansen
  • 3:00-4:30 pm — Open time & Break
  • 4:30-5:00 pm — Special Presentation: Church Cleaning Lady
  • 5:00-5:30 pm — Discussion & Decision on the Future of LutherFest
  • 5:30 pm — Swedish Smorgasbord Banquet
  • 7:30 pm — Vespers - Sinai Lutheran Church
  • 8:15 pm — Singspiration - Sinai Lutheran Church
Sunday, June 30th
  • Breakfast on own
  • 8:45 am — Choir Rehearsal - Bethlehem Lutheran Church
  • 9:30 am — Worship Service - Bethlehem Lutheran Church
  • 10:30 am — Luther College President’s House tours - Wahoo
  • 12:00 noon — Luncheon for Luther Alumni and Friends - Bethlehem Lutheran Church
  • 1:30-3:00 pm — Howard Hanson House Museum Tours - Wahoo
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Lutherfest is a biennial gathering of alumni who attended Luther Academy and/or Luther College, formerly in Wahoo, Nebraska. Attendees gather for three days to worship and reminisce. Many Luther alumni participate in volunteer roles throughout the weekend which begins in Fremont on the Midland University campus and includes reunions, Swedish Smorgasbord, and worship at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Wahoo. If you have any questions, please contact Kristen Drake at 402-941-6055 or email alumni@midlandu.edu.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

Friday, June 28th
  • 4:00-5:30 pm — Registration
  • 5:30 pm — Buffet Supper
  • 7:00 pm — Welcome & Devotions
  • 7:30 pm — Sing-a-long
  • 8:15 pm — Class reunions/Open Time
Saturday, June 29th
  • 8:30 am — Registration Continues & Continental Breakfast
  • 9:30 am — Morning Sing-a-long
  • 10:00-11:15 am — Generational IQ with Sunni Richardson
  • 11:15 am-12:00 pm — Open Time
  • 12:00 noon — Luncheon
  • 1:30 pm — History of LutherFest
  • 2:00-2:30 pm — Honors program update
  • 2:30-3:00 pm — Special Interest Session with President Jody Horner & former Midland President Dr. Carl Hansen
  • 3:00-4:30 pm — Open time & Break
  • 4:30-5:00 pm — Special Presentation: Church Cleaning Lady
  • 5:00-5:30 pm — Discussion & Decision on the Future of LutherFest
  • 5:30 pm — Swedish Smorgasbord Banquet
  • 7:30 pm — Vespers - Sinai Lutheran Church
  • 8:15 pm — Singspiration - Sinai Lutheran Church
Sunday, June 30th
  • Breakfast on own
  • 8:45 am — Choir Rehearsal - Bethlehem Lutheran Church
  • 9:30 am — Worship Service - Bethlehem Lutheran Church
  • 10:30 am — Luther College President’s House tours - Wahoo
  • 12:00 noon — Luncheon for Luther Alumni and Friends - Bethlehem Lutheran Church
  • 1:30-3:00 pm — Howard Hanson House Museum Tours - Wahoo